A view from the hill over Lago del Trasimeno. The canals of Venice are always active, even in cooler temperatures. Artichoke season is a delight. Italians tend to eat seasonally. Overview of Florence. Oh the pecorinos to sample. The rugged Amalfi Coast. The festive streets of Assisi. The brightly colored island of Burano, near Venice, is known for its tradition of lace making. The brilliance of Burano, Venice’s lesser-known sister island. Civita di Bagnoregio, an ancient town on a hill that is slowly eroding away. The Colosseum in Rome. Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Florence The Roman Forum in Rome. The artistic streets of Modena. A view of the Piazza del Campo in Siena. Idyllic Umbrian countryside during the poppy season. In Venice in January the gondolas don’t get the same use as in other seasons. Sunset over Venice with a view of the Cemetery of San Michele.